Wonderland Amusement Park
The Museum in the Streets: Minneapolis, Minnesota
— 27th and Lake: Industry and Transportation Infrastructure —
In 1905, H.A. Dorsey abrió Wonderland Amusement Park en 10 acres entre Lake y 32nd Streets y 31st y 33rd Avenues, Abrió con bastante fanfarria; asistieron a su inauguración 70,000 personas. Sus atracciones incluín una tore de 120 pies con luces eléctricas, una montaña rusa, calesita, tren en miniatura, botes, pabellón de baile, y una "Casa Sin Sentido". Un atractivo popular era el Infantorium, donde los visitantes observaban a enfermeras cuidar bebés prematuros con incubadoras recién inventadas, una curiosidad en aquella
This panel is sponsored by the Longfellow Community Council and Peace Coffee Wonderland Park Coffee Shop
Erected 2012 by Lake Street Council. (Marker Number 12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Entertainment • Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical year for this entry is 1905.
Location. 44° 56.908′ N, 93° 13.635′ W. Marker is in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. Marker is on E. Lake Street near 31st Avenue S., on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3028 E Lake Street, Minneapolis MN 55407, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2916 East Lake: East Lake Branch Library (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Museum in the Streets: Minneapolis, Minnesota (approx. 0.2 miles away); 2721-23 East Lake: Lake Theater (approx. ¼ mile away); 2730 East 31st Street: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (approx. ¼ mile away); 2629 East Lake: Minnehaha Grill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Longfellow School (approx. 0.3 miles away); 3012 Minnehaha Avenue South: Lauritzen Wagon and Blacksmith Shop (approx.
Also see . . . Wonderland Amusement Park on Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 29, 2019, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 27, 2019, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2019, by McGhiever of St Paul, Minnesota. 3, 4. submitted on May 29, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.